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  1. Share a photo and WIN a $250 Bookabach Voucher!
    Share a photo and WIN a $250 Bookabach Voucher!

    Share your summer holiday photos on Instagram using the hashtag #MyBookabachHoliday and be in to WIN a $250 Bookabach Gift Voucher!... [More]

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  1. Northland
    Northland

    "The winterless North" boasts stunning coastline, kauri forests and a rich Maori and European history. Holidaymakers love it. Join them and tick some tourist highlights off your bucket list or find a private bay off the beaten track.... [More]

  2. Islands of the Hauraki Gulf
    Islands of the Hauraki Gulf

    Take your pick amongst the beautiful islands of the Hauraki Gulf, and choose a holiday as ritzy or remote as you like.... [More]

  3. Children’s Attractions Around NZ
    Children’s Attractions Around NZ

    Family fun for all seasons.... [More]

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  1. Golden Days at Big Bay
    Golden Days at Big Bay

    Fond memories of bach holidays at Big Bay in the 1940s - long drops, meat safes, sackfuls of seafood and a great community.... [More]

  2. Mabels Cottage in Mangonui
    Mabels Cottage in Mangonui

    A colonial cottage with views of Mill Bay - the perfect base for enjoying historic Mangonui... [More]

  3. The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast
    The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast

    Wildside Lodge is a labour of love, a rustic, hand-crafted beauty which evolved through Dan and Kath Lane's philosophy and need for using resources that were locally available and free, or at least recycled and cheap!... [More]

Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Villa Rosa - a charming turn of the century villa

 Love Villa, great location, added bonus of breakfast being supplied. 

Awesome Lake View House

 would stay again ex service 

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Black Barrel Lodge - comfort and luxury in Wanaka

 We loved staying at Black Barrel and its location which had a real park like feel. Plenty of space for 2 families and not too far to walk to town if need be 

Sea Views and Private Beach

 Amazing position overlooking the sounds. The view will be missed. House had everything we needed and plenty of entertainment for the kids. Parents enjoyed rowing the boat and floating on the raft.! 

Black Barrel Lodge - comfort and luxury in Wanaka

 Absolutely beautiful place to stay. 

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The Verandah at Gisborne

 Spacious , well equipped and a great verandah. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay!